Mr. J. Michael Cline is the Founding Partner and serves as Managing Partner at Accretive. He co-founded and served as Chairman & Board Member at Everspring. He also served as Board Member at Insureon and Accolade. Likewise, he also serves as Advisor at Primera Capital. Furthermore, he has been a Member of Board of directors since August 2003 and has served as chairman of the board since July 2009. Mr. Cline has served as the founding managing partner of Accretive a private equity firm, since founding that firm in December 1999. From 1989 to 1999, Mr. Cline served as a general partner of General Atlantic Partners, a private equity firm. Mr. Cline serves on the boards of several privately-held companies. He also serves on the advisory board of the Harvard Business School Rock Center for Entrepreneurship, on the board of the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and as a trustee of Panthera, an organization devoted to the preservation of the world's wild cat species where he also chairs Panthera's Tigers Forever initiative. He also serves as a Board Member at Equitant. He served as the Chairman of the Board at Arise Virtual Solutions. Not only that, but he is a Co-Founder and serves as Board Member at Tamber.